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Advice for Aspiring Linguists: How to Make it in Today’s Industry

    May 11, 2018     On a recent trip to Australia, French Prime Minister Emmanuel Macron committed a rather embarrassing slip of the tongue. “Thank you and your delicious wife for your warm welcome…”...

Why Global Companies Need Language Solutions to Succeed

May 08, 2018 Today’s global companies face an interesting paradox: Technology enables them to reach new audiences around the globe, but also forces them to overhaul their communication strategies to s...

Video Remote Interpreting: Enhancing Patient Care And Cutting Costs

According to the Center for Disease Control, in the U.S. alone there are 990.8 million physicians’ visits and 267.1 million emergency room visits or hospital outpatient visits in a year. The patients ...

Looking For An Interpreting Provider? Here's What To Consider

Strong communication is foundational to your relationships with customers. With more than 25 million people in the United States who are limited English proficient (LEP), most companies have at least ...

Securing Patient Data: What Your Language Provider Should Know About HIPAA

While HIPAA compliance might complicate your life, the goal of the regulation is really the same as yours: protecting patients. You’re looking out for their physical well-being, while HIPAA is safegua...

Back to Basics: The Benefits of Machine Translation

If you’re at all familiar with the language translation industry, you’ve heard debate about the pros and cons of machine translation (MT), a technology that uses computer software rather than a human ...

Localization Strategy Guide – The Cultural Dimensions of Germany

July 21, 2017   To many businesses, Germany is the perfect place for business dealings. It ranks third in both total exports and imports, and has a strong economy that is the largest in Europe and the...

SAP Localization 101

July 20, 2017 You’ve probably heard the terms SAP and ERP thrown around if you’ve spent much time navigating the language industry. But what does SAP refer to? And what does it take to complete an int...

Can You Afford to Go Without Translation Services?

July 17, 2017 Oftentimes, getting quality translations isn’t considered to be top priority for a global project or initiative. Why should you have to pay money to translate your content, when you can ...

The Many, Many Languages Of the European Union

July 14, 2017 The European Union continues to be a strong proponent of multilingualism, prioritizing and promoting language diversity. That emphasis on multilingualism has permeated many parts of life...

A Language Unlike Any Other: What is Nicaraguan Sign Language?

    June 08, 2017     When new languages emerge, they’re usually categorized as pidgins. These languages are simplistic and basic, created from combining basic elements of two or more languages. Over ...

Telehealth 2.0: What We Learned

  May 02, 2017     United Language Group gained new insights into the needs of telehealth clients at this year’s American Telemedicine Association Telehealth 2.0 conference in Orlando, Florida. In par...